Tag: us-china trade war

U.S. readies bans on cotton, tomato imports from China’s Xinjiang

A Beijing-based cotton trader said the impact may be limited as China imports about 2 million tonnes a year each of cotton and cotton yarn, which may be enough to make textiles for the United States without Xinjiang cotton. Xinjiang’s output is about 5 million tonnes.

Hong Kong goods for export to U.S. to be labelled made in China

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam and the city’s current and former police chiefs accused of curtailing political freedoms in the former British colony.

US-China trade war: Possible deal on the cards

In the course of this year the conflict between the US and China has dominated global markets and economies.

Africa development bank says risks to growth ‘increasing by the day’, what you need to know

The trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies has roiled global markets and unnerved investors as it stretches into its second year with no end in sight.

Op-Ed: Has Trump misjudged China ?

With the yuan’s latest depreciation, China is upping the ante in its trade war with the US. This has significant market and economic implications.

US-China trade war: How is it affecting the naira?

The naira appreciated by 0.1 per cent to 362 naira 21 Kobo at the Investors and Exports (I & E) window on Monday, while parallel market rates weakened by 0.3 per cent. To review Nigeria's money market as the U.S face-off with China escalates, Chioma Udu, Forex Dealer at GT Bank joins CNBC Africa for more.

Naspers CEO: How the company is handling the US-China trade war

Naspers results for the year ended March 2019 has seen a revenue increase of 29 per cent to $19 billion.